Anti-terrorism

India and Pakistan to take part in first ever joint military exercises

India and Pakistan to take part in first ever joint military exercises

The drill which will involve all SCO members is a counter-terrorism exercise. So, apart from India and Pakistan, the exercise will also feature Russia and China. 

Apr 26, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
India, Nepal to hold joint exercise in Pithoragarh

India, Nepal to hold joint exercise in Pithoragarh

India and Nepal would hold a joint exercise in Uttarakhand that will include training on jungle warfare, anti-terrorism combat as well as disaster response activities, the defence ministry sources here have said.

Feb 27, 2018, 15:48 PM IST

Pakistan, EU wrap up anti-terror talks to jointly combat terrorism

Pakistan and European Union (EU) have wrapped up their anti-terrorism talks here with a joint statement, reiterating their resolve to jointly combat terrorism in all forms and manifestations.

Nov 25, 2017, 07:55 AM IST
Pakistan willing to resume anti-terrorism talks with India: Islamabad

Pakistan willing to resume anti-terrorism talks with India: Islamabad

Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria has said that Islamabad is willing to resume talks with India on the issue of terrorism.

Apr 07, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Two charged over arms supply to French airport attacker

French anti-terrorism judges have charged two men suspected of involvement in supplying a weapon to the gunman killed at Paris's Orly airport after attacking soldiers, a judicial source said today.

Mar 25, 2017, 20:21 PM IST
Anti-terror investigators put on Nice attack case

Anti-terror investigators put on Nice attack case

France`s anti-terrorism investigation department asked to take over inquiries.

Jul 15, 2016, 09:41 AM IST
Pakistan court maintains acquittal of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief Akram Lahori, suspends death sentence of 20 others

Pakistan court maintains acquittal of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief Akram Lahori, suspends death sentence of 20 others

A Pakistani court has maintained the acquittal of sectarian outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi's chief and suspended death sentence awarded to 20 other convicts tried by anti-terrorism courts and sessions courts.

Jul 09, 2016, 20:29 PM IST
Highlights 13th ASEAN-India Summit: What PM Modi said in his address

Highlights 13th ASEAN-India Summit: What PM Modi said in his address

In this difficult time, India and ASEAN are bright spots of optimism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday.

Nov 21, 2015, 18:50 PM IST
Pakistan military says 2,763 militants killed in one year offensive

Pakistan military says 2,763 militants killed in one year offensive

Pakistan`s military said Saturday it had killed more than 2,700 militants since the launch of a major offensive near the Afghan border a year ago, with the latest air strikes leaving 20 dead.

Jun 13, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

Belgian government approves new anti-terrorism measures

 The Belgian government on Friday approved three bills related to the 12 anti-terrorism measures that were proposed in January following the dismantling of a major jihadi cell in the country.

Jun 12, 2015, 22:22 PM IST

Post-Snowden, UK watchdog issues online spying report

The man responsible for reviewing Britain's anti-terrorism laws called Thursday for more judicial oversight over data interception as ministers prepare legislation firming up the powers of security services following leaks by Edward Snowden.

Jun 11, 2015, 18:00 PM IST

'BJP has always followed policy of zero-tolerance towards terrorism': Jitendra Singh

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Jitendra Singh , on Monday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has always followed a policy of zero-tolerance towards terrorism, and added, that there has been absolute clarity, consistency and conviction in pursuing this policy.

May 25, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

China vows to deepen maritime security ties with Pakistan

 China today pledged to deepen anti-terrorism, maritime security and military technology cooperation with Pakistan to further strengthen their all weather strategic ties.

Mar 26, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Sri Lanka arrests France-bound woman over rebel links

A former Tamil rebel was arrested at Sri Lanka`s main international airport as she was returning to her home in France, along with her eight-year-old daughter who is a French national, police said Wednesday

Mar 04, 2015, 14:20 PM IST
Terror arrests sweep Europe after Belgium foils plot to kill police

Terror arrests sweep Europe after Belgium foils plot to kill police

French, German and Belgian police arrested more than two dozen suspects in anti-terrorism raids on Friday, as European authorities rushed to thwart more attacks by people with links to Islamic extremists in the Mideast.

Jan 17, 2015, 00:17 AM IST

Pakistan announces anti-terrorism action plan after school attack

Pakistan on Thursday said it will set up military courts for terror-related cases, as part of an ambitious anti-terrorism plan following a deadly Taliban school attack that killed 150 people.

Dec 25, 2014, 04:23 AM IST

Court acquits suspect in Daniel Pearl murder case

One of the suspects in the al-Qaeda backed 2002 kidnapping and murder of US journalist Daniel Pearl in Pakistan, was acquitted on Friday by an anti-terrorism court, citing lack of evidence, a lawyer said.

Oct 24, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Uganda carrying out anti-terrorism operation: US embassy

Ugandan security forces are carrying out an operation against a "suspected terrorist cell" in the capital Kampala, the US embassy warned on Saturday.

Sep 13, 2014, 20:45 PM IST

Pak court requested to hold Mumbai attacks trial by video-link

Prosecution lawyers on Wednesday filed an application in a Pakistani anti-terrorism court requesting it to conduct the trial of?the seven accused in the 2008 Mumbai attacks case through video-link.

Sep 10, 2014, 18:11 PM IST

Sisi urges anti-terrorism coordination on Algeria visit

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for coordinated efforts to fight "terrorism" during a visit to Algiers on Wednesday, his first trip abroad since his election in May.

Jun 25, 2014, 20:50 PM IST